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Bomb found in car in central Moscow

04-07-2011 15:42 BJT

MOSCOW, April 7 (Xinhua) -- Police found an explosive device in a car in central Moscow Thursday, law enforcement source told local media.

The bomb, with the power of 400 gram of TNT, was discovered in a Mercedes Benz limousine which was stopped on Kutuzovsky avenue, a road used by Kremlin officials, RIA Novosti news agency cited the source as saying.

The bomb was filled with iron chips and screws, and the driver who was detained had a handgun, the report said.

Local media reported that another explosive device was also found in a car in southwest Moscow Thursday.

 

Editor:Yang Jie |Source: Xinhua

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